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First-Quarter Net Earnings Announced

Net earnings from continuing operations attributable to AmSurg common shareholders for the first quarter of 2011 were $11,709,000, or $0.38 per diluted share, compared with $12,620,000, or $0.41 per diluted

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First Federal Judge Rules Against Health Care Reform

A federal judge in Virginia declared health care reform unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Henry Hudson is the first judge to rule against the Obama administration’s law, according to the Associated

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Congress Delays Medicare Payment Cuts

Congress approved a one-month delay in Medicare payment cuts to doctors. The Monday decision postponed the 23 percent cut in doctor’s pay that was scheduled to take effect Dec. 1,

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Medicare ASC Payment to Increase 0.2% in January 2011

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2011 Final Payment Rule for ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) and hospital outpatient departments. ASCs will receive a 0.2 percent increase

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AmSurg and Tennessee Leaders Spend Day in Washington, D.C.

The Tennessee state Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) Association and Ambulatory Surgery Center Advocacy Committee (ASCAC) teamed up for a lobby day – visiting Tennessee members of Congress, including both senators.

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